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Grocery Store Cabbage Is Alive And On A Circadian Rhythm
2013-06-20 18:22:38

According to researchers, vegetables are still very much alive even after they’ve been harvested, and are even beholden to the circadian rhythms of dark and light schedules.

2012-04-09 13:25:33

A new study by Rice University scientists reveals that plants can use the sense of touch to fight off fungal infections and insects.


Word of the Day
overword
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
The word 'overword' comes from over- +‎ word.